I hadn't heard anything about the town of Ronda in Andalucia, but boy is it one of the prettiest towns in southern Spain. If you are doing Sevilla, Granada, Cadiz, Malaga etc. then put it on your list. It's easily done in a day trip...

I've visited Portugal many a time, but sadly never made it to Porto. I unfortunately got stuck in the Lagos partying trap and only ever made it to Lisbon on my FIFTH visit to Portugal. If you've ever been to Lagos you'll understand what...

In the photo above I'm clearly not eating alone. Most of the time I don't eat alone on the road- usually I meet people in the hostel or I make friends who invite me out to dinner. This picture was taken with a bunch...

After my scooter incident in Bali I decided to call it quits on my bike riding days. I went on a quad biking tour on Kangaroo Island in Australia thinking it would be completely different on four wheels, but instantly I felt apprehensive and...

[box type="alert"]Warning- Travel is Dangerously Good For Your Health and May Cause Addiction. Side effects include extreme happiness, too much fun and possibly laughter lines. Withdrawal symptoms from travel may include restlessness, boredom and itchy feet.[/box] Yes that's the warning that should come with a plane...

Since I'm British, I have traveled around the UK a lot over the years. I own a car, but since I started backpacking there was just no need to insure it anymore, so now when I arrive back in the UK for periods of...

As many people will tell you, Venice is all about getting lost and seeing the backstreets and narrow canals. Whilst the sights of the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica are incredible, it's the quiet little canals away from Piazza San Marco that will have...

Venice is like no other city on Earth. On the busy Grand Canal gondolas share the waters with the vaporretto and other vessels, whilst the occasional gondolier can be heard singing O Sole Mio or playing the accordion. Walk to the bustling Piazza San Marco...